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Steens Bridge

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Abandoned Yellow Creek Pratt Truss

Photo taken by C Hanchey in May 2010

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BH Photo #166032

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Overview
Abandoned pratt through truss bridge over Yellow Creek on former Caledonia Steens Road
Location
Lowndes County, Mississippi
Status
Abandoned
History
Built 1930 by the Decatur Iron & Steel Co.; Bypassed by a new bridge in 1985
Builders
- D.S. McClanahan & Son
- Decatur Iron & Steel Co.
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Total length: 126.0 ft.
Deck width: 17.0 ft.
Also called
Yellow Creek Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+33.57023, -88.32060   (decimal degrees)
33°34'13" N, 88°19'14" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/377430/3715286 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Steens
Inventory number
BH 45343 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 1, 2012: New Street View added by Jared Mixson
  • May 22, 2010: Added by C Hanchey

Sources 

  • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Jared

Comments 

Steens Bridge
Posted February 25, 2016, by Glyn Robinson (contactbluebird [at] hotmail [dot] com)

another abandoned jewel because of the width and height i presume.